Health, Medicine, & Wellness

Gale Health Resources (FEL – all access)


Merck Manuals (FEL – all access)


Medline (FEL – all access)


Salem Online (LW & WH)


Health & Wellness – Local


Florida Department of Health in Polk County


Peace River Center


Polk County Environmental Health


Alternative Medicine


National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health


Children’s Health


American Academy of Pediatrics


Healthy Family Habits


Lifecycle Nutrition


National Institute of Health & Child Development


COVID Resources


Florida Department of Health – COVID-19


Florida Department of Health (POLK) – COVID-19


Aging & Disability Resource Center – COVID-19


American Red Cross


Autism Spectrum & COVID-19


Coronavirus Whitehouse Task Force


Coronavirus Resources/Latest Data – CDC


COVID-19 Testing Sites in Polk County


COVID-19 Financial Assistance


Coronavirus Advice for Consumers


Coronavirus Evictions


COVID-19 – Free Meals for Children


Coronavirus – Free eBooks provided by NYC School Library


Common Sense Media –

Family Resources – in English & Spanish


Unemployment Services – COVID-19


Hospitals/Urgent Care


Bartow Regional Medical Center




Advent Health – several locations (get link)


Lakeland Regional Medical Center – Lakeland


Winter Haven Hospital


Mental Health


American Psychological Association


American Psychiatric Association




National Institute of Mental Health



MedlinePlus en Espanol en Espanol


Nutrition & Diet

Eat Right


Food & Nutrition Information Center


Dietary Supplement Labels Database


Dietary Supplements – National Institute of Health


USDA National Nutrient Database




Medicines/Supplements/Vitamins/Herbal Info


Physician’s Desk Reference






NIH of Dietary Supplements


Prevention/Safety/Emergency Preparedness


American Red Cross


Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)


Consumer Product Safety Commission


CPR and First Aid


Federal Emergency Management Agency


Florida Poison Control Center


Haz-map (hazardous tasks and related health concerns)


Households Products Database


Immunization & Vaccination


Polk County Emergency Management (emergency preparedness)


Tox Town








National Council on Aging


National Institute on Aging


Physician Finder for Medicare


Sage-ing (WH)


Specific Diseases or Conditions


Alzheimer’s Association


American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology


American Cancer Society


American Diabetes Association


American Heart Association


Arthritis Foundation



Autism Society


Celiac Disease Foundation


Genetics Home Reference


Directory of Health Organizations


National Cancer Institute


National Eye Institute


National Heart Lung and Blood Institute


National Institute of Allery & Infectious Disease


National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Disorders


National Institute of Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism


National Institute of Deafness & Other Communication Disorders


National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Disease


National Institute on Drug Abuse


National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke


National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)




Parkinson’s Disease Foundation


Websites (general)


Affordable Care Act


American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)


American Medical Association Resources for Patients


Clinical Trials


Directory of Health Organizations


Evaluating Health Information on the Internet


Genetics Home Reference


Hospital Compare


Mayo Clinic Health Information


Medical Dictionary




PubMed – Biomedical literature citations


National Center for Health Statistics


National Institute of Health (NIH)


National Library of Medicine


National Organization of Rare Disorders (NORD)


Women’s Health


National Women’s Health Information Center